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Southeastern quarterback Chason Virgil scrambles against Abilene Christian last season.

HAMMOND – Three of Southeastern Louisiana’s first four football games are listed on the broadcast schedule for the first four weeks of Southland Conference football, the league office announced Tuesday.

Beginning with week five, the league will reveal its television selections 12 days prior to kickoff, allowing for the best matchups to be selected each week for various broadcast partners.

The Lions will open the 2019 campaign on Thursday, Aug. 29 at 7 p.m., hosting No. 6 Jacksonville State on ESPN+. Southeastern’s Sept. 14 contest at Ole Miss will be on the SEC Network. On Sept. 21, SLU hosts Lamar for a 7 p.m. contest in Strawberry Stadium.

The Lions will continue fall camp on Wednesday with a 9 a.m. practice at Strawberry Stadium. Southeastern season ticket holders are invited to pick up their season tickets at the annual Season Ticket Party on Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Victory Club. The event is open to SLU Football season ticket holders only.

Southland Conference Football: Early Season TV Schedule

All Times Central and Subject to Change

Week One

Thursday, August 29

Jacksonville State at Southeastern Louisiana, 7 p.m., ESPN+

Central Arkansas at Western Kentucky, 6:30 p.m., ESPN+

Northwestern State at UT Martin, 6:30 p.m., ESPN+

Bethel (Tenn.) at Lamar, 7 p.m., ESPN3

Saturday, August 31

UIW at UTSA, 5 p.m., ESPN3

Stephen F. Austin at Baylor, 6 p.m., ESPN+

Nicholls at Kansas State, 6 p.m., ESPN+

Southern at McNeese, 6 p.m., Cox Sports TV/ESPN+ (ESPN availability outside of CST territory only)

Abilene Christian at North Texas, 6:30 p.m., ESPN+

Houston Baptist at UTEP, 7 p.m., ESPN+

Week Two

Saturday, September 7

Central Arkansas at Austin Peay, 2 p.m., ESPN+

Mississippi Valley State at Lamar, 6 p.m., ESPN+

Tarleton State at Stephen F. Austin, 6 p.m., ESPN3

McNeese at Oklahoma State, 6 p.m., ESPN+

Texas Southern at UIW, 6 p.m., ESPN+

Arizona Christian at Abilene Christian, 6 p.m., ESPN+

Oklahoma Panhandle at Sam Houston State, 6 p.m., ESPN+

Week Three

Saturday, September 14

Southeastern Louisiana at Ole Miss, 3 p.m., SEC Network

Houston Baptist at South Dakota, 2 p.m., ESPN+

Sam Houston State at North Dakota, 4 p.m., Pluto TV

Lamar at Texas A&M, 6 p.m., ESPN2 or ESPNU

Abilene Christian at Central Arkansas, 6 p.m., ESPN3

Northwestern State at LSU, 6:30 p.m., SEC Network

Week Four

Saturday, September 21

Lamar at Southeastern Louisiana, 7 p.m., ESPN+

Nicholls at Stephen F. Austin, 6 p.m., ESPN+

McNeese at Abilene Christian, 6 p.m., ESPN+

UIW at Sam Houston State, 6 p.m., ESPN3

Central Arkansas at Hawaii, 11 p.m., Spectrum Sports

2019 Fall Camp Schedule

Wednesday, August 14 – 9 a.m.

Thursday, August 15 – 9 a.m.

Friday, August 16 – 9 a.m.

Saturday, August 17 – 9 a.m. / 11 a.m. – Season Ticket Party

Sunday, August 18 – 3:30 p.m.

Monday, August 19 – 9 a.m.

Tuesday, August 20 – 9 a.m.

Saturday, August 24 – 1 p.m. – Media Day


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